Atkins as Art Contest

Calling student artists!

Submit your representation of the Atkins Library building, in any medium, that reflects its role in your academic experience and/or the community. Show us how the library sparks your creativity as a UNC Charlotte student! The deadline to enter is October 31. Submitted artwork will be judged by a panel of UNC Charlotte faculty members. Judging will be completed by Thanksgiving. 

  • Grand Prize $200 gift card* - only two dimensional (2D, flat) submissions are eligible.

  • Best of Show $100 gift card* - submissions in any medium (2D or 3D) are eligible.

An Atkins as Art juried exhibit of entries will displayed across Atkins and Hight Architectural libraries. An award ceremony will be held the first week in December followed by a dedication reception in Spring 2018.

Atkins as Art entry form:


Drop off artwork submissions at either of these locations:

  • Atkins Library circulation desk - first floor
  • Hight Architectural Library - Storrs second floor

*Winners will receive a gift card from a retailer of their choice from a list of nine:

  • Barnes and Noble
  • Borders
  • Cheap Joe's
  • Home Depot
  • Lowe's
  • Staples
  • Starbucks
  • Target
  • Wal-Mart